About Us

Nice to meet you! We’re a dynamic team of science writers dedicated to increasing the impact of science by helping clients effectively communicate about research and its value to society.

With more than 15 years of experience working with clients in academia, governments, non-profits and industry, we have what it takes to get the job done on time, in budget and with enthusiasm.


Anne Frances Johnson, Founder & Lead Science Writer

With a passion for writing and a love of the natural world, Anne enjoys finding creative ways to get other people as excited about science as she is. She has a Master’s degree in Science Journalism and a Bachelor’s in Biology. Before starting her own science writing business, she was a Communications Officer at the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.

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Nancy Lamontagne, Science Writer & Editor

Nancy is a science writer and editor who enjoys learning about new research and figuring out how to communicate it in a clear and interesting way. She holds Bachelor’s degrees in Biology and Science Communication. She has worked as the Associate Director of Communications for a top-ranked nursing school and was the Editor-in-Chief of a technical B2B magazine.



Kathleen Pierce, Science Writer & Researcher

Kathleen is a science writer and content researcher specializing in summarizing complex information, fact-checking and referencing, and organizing content for optimal presentation. She holds a Master’s degree in Library Science and a Bachelor’s in History. She has worked as an English instructor, librarian, researcher and columnist.



We work with a range of clients in academia, government, non-profits and industry. Recent clients include:

  • National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
  • Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology
  • American Society for Nutrition
  • Coalition for Academic Scientific Computation
  • International Computer Science Institute
  • American Geophysical Union
  • Optica Publishing Group
  • V Foundation for Cancer Research
  • Kenan Institute for Private Enterprise
  • University of Georgia System
  • Duke University
  • Higgs Boson Health
  • Health Effects Institute
  • Several Major Research Hospitals